Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jesse Krakauer

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Why ask about zebras: B"sd conceivably, due to consequences of soft tissue enlargement. Unless there is some hidden genetic or polyendrocrine syndrome agenda, acromegally w... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Fatty liver: B"sd these are liver enzymes with GGT being the most sensitive to anything that can effect the liver, from too much to drink to numerous viral infecti... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Normal: B"sd probably that there was nothing abnormal to report. Epethelial are the normal lining cells of the colon.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
No, isosorbide: B"sd Amazing occurence. Bystolic (nebivolol) is a balanced blocker with both beta and some alpha blocking - not likely the cause. Isosorbide is a va... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Not in pregnancy: B"sd not my usual domain but: six herbal medicines may be beneficial effects for women with oligo/amenorrhea, hyperandrogenism and PCOS. The quality o... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Depends: B"sd DHEAS is the stable (sulfated) form of DHEA the major precusor steroid hormone in the androgen/estrogen pathway. It is a marker of overall adrena... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Rarely nowadays: B"sd In fact, most endocrinologists rarely prescribe it (brand name Humulin N) - in fact it is a recombinant human insulin made in bacteria. Mostly, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Good question: B"sd prominent sellanot really sure - should ask the neuro radiologist. Flattened pituitary: From endocrine point of view woud proceed with evaluatio... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Not mainstream: B"sd 1992 study found magnesium gluconate 1 gm orally four times daily of no benefit http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1733187 perhaps doctor has ev... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
In the darkness: B"sd Despite endless studies the "correct" recommended level of vitamin D remains quite arbitrary - usually given as 30 but as low as 15 may be fine.... Read More
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